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    Protagonists 

Butterbean

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Voiced by: Margaret Ying Drake
The heroine of the series, she runs the titular Cafe along with her friends. Butterbean and her Bean Team are always ready to help and cook whatever their customers need.
  • The Ace: Butterbean is the best chef in Puddlebrook.
  • Benevolent Boss: Butterbean is a caring boss who treats her friends with respect.
  • Blonde, Brunette, Redhead: The Brunette to Cricket's blonde and Poppy's redhead.
  • Blue Is Heroic: Her wings are blue with multicolored sprinkles, and has blue bean-shaped buttons on her apron.
  • Chronic Hero Syndrome: Shown in "A Grilled Cheese for the Big Cheese!". She has to get a grilled cheese sandwich to the president, but she keeps stopping to help various townspeople, even though it might make her late.
  • Cool Big Sis: Butterbean is a patient older sister to Cricket.
  • Hair Decorations: She wears a bean-shaped hair clip.
  • The Leader: Butterbean is the leader of the Bean Team.
  • Meaningful Name: She is named after a type of lima bean.
  • Nice Girl: While all the members of the Bean Team are nice, she stands out in particular because she's friendly to everyone, even Ms. Marmalady, Spork, and Spatch.
  • Supreme Chef: She is the best chef in Puddlebrook, one of the top reasons for her cafe's success.
  • Symbol Motif Clothing: Hers is a bean.
  • Young Entrepreneur: She's a child, but manages her own cafe.

Poppy

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Voiced by: Kirrilee Berger
One of Butterbean's friends, Poppy is smart and bookish.

Dazzle

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Voiced by: Olivia Grace Manning
One of Butterbean's friends, Dazzle is good with tablets and calculation.

Cricket

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Voiced by: Gabriella Pizzolo
Butterbean's younger sister, though they look little alike. Cricket is full of energy and is eager to help.

Jasper

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Voiced by: Koda Gursoy
The one boy among the main cast. Jasper helps Butterbean and her friends. He has super speed.
  • Blue Is Heroic: Wears a blue shirt, and has blue hair.
  • A Day in the Limelight: The story "Bad Luck Jasper!" is about him thinking he has bad luck and so he'll never be able to win a contest prize that he wants— a cool green vehicle called the "Green Machine." He does up winning it in the end, and the companion story "Green Machine to the Rescue!" is about him overcoming obstacles to make his first delivery using it.
  • Meaningful Name: He is named after a type of rock.
  • Odd Name Out: The only member of the Bean Team with a common name.
  • The One Guy: He's the one male worker at the cafe.
  • Out of Focus: Jasper doesn't have as much focus as the other characters.
  • Super Speed: His dragonfly wings allow him to fly really fast.
  • Symbol Motif Clothing: His is a lightning bolt.
  • Vocal Evolution: His voice has gotten more adolescent in the second half of the first season.
  • You Gotta Have Blue Hair: His hair is deep blue.

Cookie

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A light brown female cat with pink ears and wings who shows up a bit later in the first season and is the pet of the Bean Team, though is owned by Cricket.
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    Villains 

Ms. Marmalady

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Voiced by: Alysia Reiner
The main villain of the series, and a terrible chef. Ms. Marmalady wants to be the best chef in Puddlebrook, and is always cooking up schemes to foil Butterbean's success.
  • Bad Boss: Marmalady mistreats her monkey minions and blames them for accidents that were her fault.
  • Card-Carrying Villain: She's evil and proud of it.
  • Character Focus: Most of "A Fairy Happy Thanksgiving" is focused on Ms. Marmalady's perspective and she even gets to use the Confession Cam, which is normally reserved for Butterbean and her team.
  • Child Hater: She despises Butterbean and her friends and wants to steal business from them.
  • Devil in Plain Sight: At least to Cricket, who knows she's not a nice lady.
  • Dull Surprise: Most of her dialogue is incredibly monotonous.
  • Even Evil Has Standards: In the Christmas Episode, she was appalled when Spork and Spatch stole the cake that Butterbean and her friends made for the Sugar Plum Fairy. She wanted to find out how they make it, not steal it.
  • Evil Counterpart: To Butterbean. Her recipes are bland and dull and mostly consist of the same things, while Butterbean makes a wide array of recipes. Also, she mistreats her workers unlike Butterbean, who's kinder.
  • Evil Plan/Series Goal: Put Butterbean's cafe out of business so hers can be the only restaurant in Puddlebrook once again.
  • Harmless Villain: Ms. Marmalady tries to be menacing, but she poses no real threat and none of her plans work because she lacks the team spirit that Butterbean and her team have.
    • "The Sugar Plum Fairy!" implies that she's not that bad of a person. "Fairy Happy Thanksgiving!" shows this too, even showing that she's capable of saying both "please" and "thank you" to Butterbean and her crew.
  • Lethal Chef: She is a horrible chef, which is why her restaurant is unsuccessful. She even states outright in "Fairy Happy Thanksgiving!" that "I can't cook. I don't cook." In another installment, "Poppy's Lost Cookbook!", she tries substituting salt in place of sugar.
    Spatch: Not sugar.
    Miss Marmalady: No. It's salt. But it looks like sugar, so what's the difference?
    Spork: Uh, well, sugar is sweet?
  • Paper-Thin Disguise: In the Christmas Episode, she tries to dress up as the Sugar Plum Fairy to cheer up the main cast, but the Bean Team see right through her act. Of course, they're not angry with her.
  • Prim and Proper Bun: Her usual hairstyle.
  • Punny Name: On "marmalade" and "lady," and also "malady."

Spork and Spatch

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Voiced by: Chris Phillips
Ms. Marmalady's monkey assistants. They work for her, but secretly root for Butterbean.
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